BlackRock helps millions of people and the world’s biggest institutions and governments to reach their
investment goals. We offer a complete set of solutions across asset classes and geographies, extensive market
intelligence and industry-leading risk management. We work only for our clients, who have entrusted us with
managing $4.6 trillion, earning BlackRock the honour of being the world’s largest investment manager.
BlackRock’s access to every asset class and markets everywhere, and the experience of 12,000 employees in
30 countries (including just under 2000 investment professionals) provides us with unparalleled market
intelligence, which we use to drive results for our clients. We have the most comprehensive set of investment
solutions of any investment manager, including better-constructed index strategies, outcome-oriented active
funds and a robust platform of alternatives. Our world-renowned Aladdin risk analytics and management platform
is used by institutions globally and currently helps to manage $9.9 trillion of assets.
BlackRock 31 December 2014